chula

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See also: chúla

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi [Term?], from Sanskrit [Term?].

Noun[edit]

chula (plural chulas)

  1. (India) hearth, fireplace
    • 2008, Amitav Ghosh, Sea of Poppies, Penguin 2015, p. 6:
      When the basket was full, she carried it back and emptied it next to the outdoor chula where she did most of her cooking.

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: chu‧la

Verb[edit]

chula

  1. (slang) to make out; to kiss passionately

Chickasaw[edit]

Noun[edit]

chula

  1. fox

Choctaw[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Koasati cola (fox), Chickasaw chula (fox), Creek culv

Noun[edit]

chula

  1. fox

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chula

  1. Feminine singular of adjective chulo.